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Baltimore: Biography - Page 835
edited by - 1912
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Proceedings of the Conventions of the providence of Maryland, held at the ...

Maryland. Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1836 - 378 pages
...county, was read and ordered to lie on the table. On motion, Resolved, That two persons be added to the committee appointed to prepare a declaration and charter of rights, and a form of government for this state; and Mr. Johnson and Mr. Hooe were elected by ballot to be of the said committee. On motion,...
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Old Kent: The Eastern Shore of Maryland ; Notes Illustrative of the Most ...

Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) - 1876 - 383 pages
...assembled in Annapolis, 14th Aug. 1776, and was also by it chosen by ballot Chairman of the Committee to prepare a Declaration and charter of rights and a form of Government for this State. He continued in public life until the advances of age compelled him, in 1783, to resign...
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Appleton's Encyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 5

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1888
...convention at Annapolis, 14 Aug., 1776, and on the 17th of the same month was chosen one of the committee " to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government " for the state of Maryland. From 1778 till 1781 he was a member of the Continental congress from Maryland,...
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APPLETON'S CYCLOPAEDIA OF AMERICAN BIOGRAPHY

JAMES GRANT WILSON - 1888
...convention at Annapolis, 14 Aug., 1776, and on the 17th of the same month was chosen one of the committee " to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of PLASSMANN, Ernst, artist, b. in Sondern, Westphalia, 14 June, 1823 ; d. in New York city, 28 Nov.,...
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The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography

James Terry White - United States - 1899
...his signature to the Declaration of Independence. On Aug. 17, 1776, he was elected on the committee "to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government for Maryland." Upon the organization of the state, he was elected to its first senate. In March, 1778, he was appointed...
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Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 5

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1900
...convention at Annapolis, 14 Aug., 1776, and on the 17th of the same month was chosen one of the committee " to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government " for the state of Maryland. From 1778 till 17*1 he was a member of the Continental congress from Maryland,...
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The Alstons and Allstons of North and South Carolina

Joseph Asbury Groves - 1901 - 554 pages
...John Bowie was the father of Allen Bowie, Sr., whose son, Judge (Captain) Fielder Bowie, was a member of the Maryland Convention that ratified the Constitution of the United States in 1788, and his son, Thomas Contee Bowie, was father of Dr. Allen Thomas Bowie, a native of Prince...
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The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...

Rossiter Johnson, John Howard Brown - United States - 1904
...council of safety. May 26, 1776 ; of the Annapolis convention of August 14, 1776, and of the committee " to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government for Maryland," Aug. 17, 1776. He was a delegate to the Continental congress, 1778-81, was president of the state convention...
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Governors of Maryland: from the revolution to the year 1908

Heinrich Ewald Buchholz - Governors - 1908 - 300 pages
...as Maryland's representative in congress. Mr. Раса was named August 17, 1776, one of a committee to "prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government for Maryland," and when that state government was inaugurated he was chosen as a senator in the first assembly. He...
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History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, Volume 2

Samuel Alexander Harrison - Talbot County (Md.) - 1915
...affairs, but on the seventeenth the main business was brought up, and a committee was chosen by ballot "to prepare a declaration and charter of rights and a form of government for this State." The gentlemen selected were probably the most eminent men of their day in Maryland, of...
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